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Common snapping turtle

Chelydra serpentina

Description:

Baby snapper found in the woods near the Hudson River

Habitat:

Wetland

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3 Comments

radioactive.bear15
radioactive.bear15 8 years ago

Oh! Thank you so much for that information :) I really appreciate it

NeilDazet
NeilDazet 8 years ago

Hey radioactive.bear15. Welcome to Project Noah. Based on spotting location in NY, this would be a common snapping turtle. The other snapping turtle species, the alligator snapping turtle, is found mostly in states along the Mississippi.

notnoahbell
notnoahbell 8 years ago

Turtle

New York, USA

Spotted on Sep 5, 2012
Submitted on Jan 23, 2013

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